[noo r-uh m-burg, nyoo r-] /ˈnʊər əmˌbɜrg, ˈnyʊər-/
a city in central Bavaria, in SE Germany: site of international trials (1945–46) of Nazis accused of war crimes.
a city in S Germany, in N Bavaria: scene of annual Nazi rallies (1933–38), the anti-Semitic Nuremberg decrees (1935), and the trials of Nazi leaders for their war crimes (1945–46); important metalworking and electrical industries. Pop: 493 553 (2003 est) German name Nürnberg
city in northern Bavaria, from German Nürnberg, Medieval Latin Norinberga. Second element is Berg “mountain,” first element of unknown origin. Associated with the Nazis and site of mass party rallies every September during the Third Reich. The Nuremberg Laws (1935) barred Jews from German citizenship and forbid intermarriage with Aryans. The Nuremberg trials for war crimes and crimes against humanity were held 1945-6.
noun, Horology. 1. an egg-shaped watch of the 16th century: one of the earliest watches.
- Nuremberg trials
Nuremberg trials [(noor-uhm-burg)] Trials of Nazi leaders conducted after World War II. A court set up by the victorious Allies tried twenty-two former officials, including Hermann Goering, in Nuremberg, Germany, for war crimes. Goering and eleven others were sentenced to death. Many of the highest officials of Nazi Germany, including Adolf Hitler, Joseph Goebbels, and […]
noun 1. . noun 1. a moderate to strong purple color. 2. a pigment used in painting, consisting of manganese ammonium phosphate and characterized chiefly by its purple color and permanence in oils and tempera.
[noo-rey-ef, -ev; Russian noo-ryey-yif] /nʊˈreɪ ɛf, -ɛv; Russian nuˈryeɪ yɪf/ noun 1. Rudolf (Hametovich) [khuh-mye-tuh-vyich] /xʌˈmyɛ tə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1938–93, Russian ballet dancer and choreographer; Austrian citizen 1982. /ˈnjʊərɪɛf; njʊˈreɪ-/ noun 1. Rudolf. 1938–93, Austrian ballet dancer, born in the Soviet Union: he lived in England (1961–83) and France (1983–89). He became an Austrian […]